You will disembark on a solid ice floe thickly covered with snow. Note: if the ice field destination is more than a two-hour flight from Arkhangelsk, the participants of the expedition will have to pay additionally for the on-site helicopter deployment.
The schedule can be adjusted to account for worsened weather conditions. The meeting will take place in the departure hall, after check-in and pre-flight inspection. We recommend you to buy tickets to Arkhangelsk with the refundable rate. We are ready to help with the purchase of tickets, if necessary, leave a comment in the application. Day 1 Flight to Arkhangelsk Upon your arrival in Arkhangelsk you will be taken to the hotel located on the banks of the Northern Dvina river. You will check-in and have dinner. Day 2 Baby Seals After breakfast in the hotel you will be taken to the airport. After a short briefing a MI-8 helicopter will take you to the icy floes in the White Sea duration of the flight will be about 1, hours depending on the distance of the ice floe and weather conditions.
You will set up a small camp after landing on the ice.
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You will be watching the seals and their newborn pups and have a snack right here, on the floe. In the evening you will come back to the hotel in Arkhangelsk, have dinner and rest.
Day 3 An optional tour Today we offer you to choose one of the optional excursions: to the reindeer herders' camp or to the museum of wooden architecture "Maliye Korely". All these tours are paid additionally. After breakfast you have a helicopter flight from Arkhangelsk to Pinega.
During the flight you will see the scenic views of the nature reserve "Pinezhsky": the frozen rivers with karstic rocky cliffs, the boundless sea of the taiga forest and the blue mirror of Northern lakes. In Pinega you will meet with a guide and then will move to the reindeer herders' camp.
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Here you will ride on reindeer sleds, take a photo in national costume made from the reindeer skin, named "malitsa". Also you will meet with reindeer herders and learn more abour their life and traditions. Then you will return to Pinega, have lunch in the restaurant and visit the cave "Golubinsky proval". This karst cave consists of several large grottoes connected by long tunnels. Museum "Maliye Small Korely" is a unique collection of Russian wooden architectural monuments in the open air.
There are about different wooden buildings, such as churches, chapels, bell towers, peasant huts, mills, barns, built in the XVI-XX centuries. You will get acquainted with the culture and life of the Northern peoples and will taste the traditional Russian cuisine.
Tour participants stay at the Pur-Navolok hotel, located on the banks of the Northern Dvina River in the historical part of the city, not far away from the historical and cultural monuments of the 17th to the 19th centuries. Seal Watch Adventure Cruise. Most Popular! Email this page to a friend. Want to see wildlife up close and in their natural habitat, this is the cruise for you! Orleans to Chatham Harbor As you travel from Orleans to Chatham Harbor, you will pass by marshes and islands with history — one with rumored pirate treasure.
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